Shalimar, the first oriental perfume
in the world…
« Shalimar, the first oriental perfume in the world » / by Isabelle Filleul de Brohy
© 2013 – IFB Productions
Paris, 1925. The International Exhibition of Decorative Arts ushered in the new aesthetics
it would give its name to: Art Deco. This is where Guerlain launched Shalimar, a quintessence
of the West’s Oriental dream that took perfume back to its earliest origins.
A 3’30 » documentary, produced by Isabelle Filleul de Brohy for the release of Bruno Aveillan’s
film for Guerlain, « The legend of Shalimar », with Natalia Vodianova.